Ants’ Antics

There are plenty of ants around at this time of year, particularly when the weather is very hot. Fascinating creatures, they work together to run an efficient social community. The life of an ant is a busy one, as they…

The Golden Hour

There’s nothing more rewarding than seeing the sun rising in the morning and setting in the evening on the distant horizon – known as the golden hour, daylight turns into beautiful hues of red, orange and yellow. The phenomenon that…

Winnie-the-Pooh: Poohsticks

Winnie the Pooh’s delightful tales of friendship and childhood, written by English author Alan Alexander Milne, are as relevant today as they were in the 1920s – “Willy, nilly, silly old bear!” Best known by his pen-name AA Milne, the…

The Three Billy Goats Gruff

First published in Norske Folkeeventyr (Norwegian Folk Tales), the tale of The Three Billy Goats Gruff is a 19th-century fairy story compiled by writers Jørgen Moe and Peter Christen Asbjørnsen in 1841. The first English language version of the story…